Greeting the world as we emerge from the COVID shutdowns is a word that, at least in many developed countries, has not been used since the 1970’s: inflation.
Since our founding the Firm’s boutique structure has facilitated specialization of strategies for institutional clients unique needs and outcomes.
Our specialized strategies are also available on managed account platforms to accommodate clients’ needs for transparency and customization.
As one of the affiliated investment managers within Virtus Investment Partners, our strategies are offered via open-end mutual funds.
In addition to managing institutional products, Duff & Phelps has over two decades experience managing closed-end funds for individual investors.
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HARTFORD, CT, August 4, 2021 – Duff & Phelps Investment Management Co. and Virtus ETF Solutions, both affiliates of Virtus Investment Partners, Inc. (NASDAQ: VRTS), today announced the introduction of the Virtus Duff & Phelps Clean Energy ETF (NYSE: VCLN), the first ETF strategy managed by Duff & Phelps.
Introducing the Duff & Phelps Global Clean Energy Strategy. As concern surrounding global energy consumption, emissions and climate change have continued to rise in recent years, numerous countries, regions, and major corporations have set carbon-neutral goals that advance a secular shift toward increased clean energy production and consumption.
Meeting Investor Needs
Our boutique structure is designed to focus resources on our specialized active investment strategies, and to meet the needs of institutional investors for consistent results, pro-active communication, and transparency.
Our approach has benefited the institutional clients we have worked with, which include: public funds, foundations & endowments, corporations, municipalities, multi-employer plans, nuclear decommissioning trusts, and sub-advisory.
For more than 80 years, Duff & Phelps has been distinguished by in-depth fundamental research. We have built on our pioneering approach to utilities, expanding to offer several specialized active strategies that seek to enhance individual investors outcomes.
Through open-end mutual funds, managed accounts, and closed-end funds, investors may wish to consider our approach as a foundation for their portfolios in today’s complex world.